May 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Cisco Brewers Portsmouth
Held every year on Memorial Day Weekend, and starting at the popular Cisco Brewery in Portsmouth, this annual event hosts over 2,000 runners and walkers. All proceeds go directly to Krempels Center.  Register (http://register.chronotrack.com/r/37210) for this premier race, which boasts a fast, flat course,a huge feast for participants, live music, kids fun run, VIP club and a free Cisco Beer.  Join a loyal,...
May 31 all-day Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester’s original food truck festival has hosted huge crowds, and thousands have enjoyed amazing food truck delicacies as well as cold, crisp beer. Plus, all the profits go back to Court Appointed Special Advocates of NH. This year’s event is moving to Southern New Hampshire University. Hours are Friday 4-8 p.m., Saturday 11-8 p.m. and Sunday 11-4 p.m.
Jun 1 all-day Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester’s original food truck festival has hosted huge crowds, and thousands have enjoyed amazing food truck delicacies as well as cold, crisp beer. Plus, all the profits go back to Court Appointed Special Advocates of NH. This year’s event is moving to Southern New Hampshire University. Hours are Friday 4-8 p.m., Saturday 11-8 p.m. and Sunday 11-4 p.m.
Jun 1 all-day Portsmouth Sheraton
Join us as Boston bar legend and world-touring musician Brother Cleve presents “Music & Cocktails throughout the 19th Century.” This event will feature a keynote presentation, hosted lunch and a few surprises. This ticket is for the Signature Luncheon only.
Jun 1 @ 12:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm Portsmouth Sheraton & Citywide
Shake & Stir is a weekend-long cocktail convention offering a grand tasting hall, seminars and mixology classes at the Portsmouth Sheraton on Saturday, with a grand opening cocktail mixer. Sunday features a gospel blues brunch followed by a city-wide cocktail competition at all your favorite Portsmouth restaurants. The weekend ends with an awards ceremony to vote for Portsmouth’s best cocktail.
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Brookford Farm
Join us for this family friendly event held at Brookford Farm as we celebrate our community, the land and the food we grow. The evening events include a tractor ride and farm tours, given by Brookford’s owner Luke Mahoney, live local music, and of course our very own 100 percent grass-fed burgers. Each burger plate is served with a delicious...
Jun 2 all-day Southern New Hampshire University
Manchester’s original food truck festival has hosted huge crowds, and thousands have enjoyed amazing food truck delicacies as well as cold, crisp beer. Plus, all the profits go back to Court Appointed Special Advocates of NH. This year’s event is moving to Southern New Hampshire University. Hours are Friday 4-8 p.m., Saturday 11-8 p.m. and Sunday 11-4 p.m.
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm Sheraton Portsmouth Harborside
Join us Sunday morning for a Gospel Soul brunch featuring Sympli Whitney band, performer on BET’s Apollo Live and an amazing Southern Menu including: Southern Eggs Benedict w/Collard Greens, Shrimp & Grits, Chicken & Waffles, Peaches & Cream French Toast, Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Hash Brown Casserole, Carved Virginia Ham, Omelets to Order, Cornbread Muffins and Hummingbird Bread with Cream...
Jun 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm Various Venues in Portsmouth
Stroll through Portsmouth enjoying complimentary cocktail samples at restaurants like Tuscan Market, The Goat, Two Fifty Market, The Wilder & more. Vote for the best cocktail at our Awards Ceremony to crown Portsmouth’s best cocktail. Must be over 21.
Jun 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Local Baskit
Another terrific event in our beer pairing series. We feature great craft beers – paired with a fun local product. And June is strawberry picking time and we will pair and vote on the best chocolate covered strawberries and beer pairing. This is how our pairing events work – we offer a VIP entry from 5 to 515 which provides...
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jun 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm LaBelle Winery
Sullivan Framing and Fine Art and LaBelle Winery present a captivating art talk with artist Rosemary Conroy while enjoying LaBelle Winery award-winning wine and light hors d’oeuvres! Timeline: 11 a.m.: Registration opens, reception begins 11:20 p.m.: Art talk General admission is free. Registration is required due to limited seating. About the Program: Artist Rosemary Conroy will share her personal experiences...
Jun 12 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm LaBelle Winery
Join us for The Winemaker’s Kitchen: Cooking with Wine instructional series. It’s Mediterranean cooking with wine. Upon arrival, enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres. Learn how to assemble an antipasto display, enjoy homemade ravioli with Labelle Winery Seval Cream sauce and Mild Fra Diavlo sauce. End the evening with a decadent Chocolate Pot du Creme. Wine will be paired with each course....
Jun 13 @ 8:18 pm – 9:18 pm Steele Hill Resorts
Bring your friends to the large venue tent at Steele Hill Resorts for the 5th annual A Brew with a View Brewfest. Sample a selection of over 30 craft breweries and enjoy spectacular views overlooking the lake. There will be great music, door prizes and delicious food. VIP admission, from 4-5 p.m., is $55. The Brewfest kicks off with VIP...
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm Strawbery Banke Museum
Local herbalist and seasoned gardener, Helen Levitt, returns to Strawbery Banke for a program on how fermentation transforms foods and beverages in countless ways. Participants learn the history of fermentation and the many practical applications for introducing this time-tested technique into daily life. Through the ancient process, foods and drinks can be naturally preserved, increasing health benefits and enhancing flavors....
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Newport Town Common
The 6th annual Newport Nano Brewfest features dozens of the best local, brewer-owned, hard-to-find, craft beers New Hampshire has to offer. Located in Newport’s beautiful downtown on the historic Town Common, the festival is part of Chamber Day. Held from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. VIP hour is 11 a.m.-12 p.m. VIP tickets are $47, general admission is $30 in advance in...
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm LaBelle Winery
Culinary line-up: New England clam chowder, Boston baked beans, lobster pie and whoopie pies Wine will be paired and/or prepared with each item. This class is interactive and fun! Amy LaBelle, Founder and Winemaker at LaBelle Winery and one of LaBelle’s talented chefs will prepare each item for you to try as well as share tips for entertaining! This class...
Jun 21 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Vito Marcello's Italian Bistro
Two great events pair Italian wine and food. Chef Vito Marcello’s Tuscan Wine Dinner This special wine dinner, hosted by Chef Vito Marcello of Vito Marcello’s Italian Bistro in North Conway, features special guest Salvatore Ferragamo, vinter from Il Borro Wines in Tuscany, Italy. Chef Vito has been friends with Salvatore for many years, visiting his beautiful Il Borro vineyard...
Jun 22 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jun 22 @ 11:30 am – 5:00 pm Tuscan Kitchen
On June 22, myTV38’s Phantom Gourmet will team up with Tuscan Kitchen for the second “Italian Wine & Food Phest” hosted at the Tuscan Piazza in Salem. This tented al fresco event – hosted by Tuscan Brands’ founder Joe Faro and the Andelman Brothers – will bring together thousands of “phans” from all over New England to celebrate in the...
Jun 22 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Loon Mountain Resort
Celebrate 15 years of great beer in the scenic White Mountains of New Hampshire at Loon Mountain Resort. This year the event will be held from 12 to 6 p.m., and VIP access ticket holders will be able to enter the brewfest at 12 p.m., and general admission ticket holders will be able to enter at 2 p.m. Other changes...
Jun 22 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Cranmore Mountain Resort
Two great events pair Italian wine and food. Cranmore Wine & Food Event On June 22,, head to Cranmore Mountain Resort, where you can attend cooking demonstrations by Chef Vito Marcello of Vito Marcello’s Italian Bistro in North Conway and visiting Chef Andrea Alimenti of Italy. The event also includes a wine sampling from Pine State and Southern Glazer’s, which...
Jun 23 @ 5:00 pm Bistro Nouveau
BBQ buffet prepared by Chef Doug Langevin at Bistro Nouveau in Grantham, New Hampshire. Silent auction and concert by the Opera Cowgirls, NYC’s sensational opera/country western crossover band (think “The Three Tenors meet the Dixie Chicks”) led by ON 2019 resident artist Caitlin McKechney.
Jun 24 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Castle in the Clouds
This Best of NH award-winning series of events is a lovely way to spend a summer evening at the gorgeous Castle in the Clouds. Enjoy dinner and live music as you watch the sun set over Lake Winnipesaukee from the outdoor terrace. A full dinner menu and a bar are available, and dinner reservation times are at 5:30 p.m., 6...
Jun 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Castle in the Clouds
This Best of NH award-winning series of events is a lovely way to spend a summer evening at the gorgeous Castle in the Clouds. Enjoy dinner and live music as you watch the sun set over Lake Winnipesaukee from the outdoor terrace. A full dinner menu and a bar are available, and dinner reservation times are at 5:30 p.m., 6...
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Northeast Delta Dental Stadium
Here we go again! Don’t miss the hottest and tastiest summer party of the year, featuring all of your favorite food and drink, plus a few places our editors think you should know about. Your admission ticket includes all-you-care-to-enjoy food, beer, wine, cocktails, live entertainment, music and an amazing Atlas Fireworks show. All attendees are also eligible to enter to...
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 am Town of Kingston
Join the Kingston Volunteer Fire Association as they celebrate Kingston’s 325th Anniversary. There is a full day of activities planned, starting with an old-fashioned baseball game at 10 a.m., 5K/5M road race at 11 a.m., cow patty land rush at 1 p.m., the beerfest from 3-7 p.m. and a three-story bonfire complete with a car on top at 9:30 p.m....
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm New Boston Town Common
Market offerings include organic locally grown produce, fruits, flowers, plants, soaps, homestead bakery goods, cookie art and pastries, jams and jellies, beef, chicken, pasture raised pork, soy-free eggs, herbal teas, honey, wool products, woodturning and forged goods, skin care products, handcrafted jewelry and local artisans.
Jul 1 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Castle in the Clouds
This Best of NH award-winning series of events is a lovely way to spend a summer evening at the gorgeous Castle in the Clouds. Enjoy dinner and live music as you watch the sun set over Lake Winnipesaukee from the outdoor terrace. A full dinner menu and a bar are available, and dinner reservation times are at 5:30 p.m., 6...